Agent Name

Methionine sulfoximine

CAS Number

1982-67-8

Formula

C5-H12-N2-O3-S

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

2-Amino-4-(S-methylsulfonimidoyl)butanoic acid; DL-Methionine-DL-sulfoximine; Methionine-DL-sulfoximine, DL-; 2-Amino-4-(S-methylsulphonimidoyl)butyric acid; Butanoic acid, 2-amino-4-(S-methylsulfonimidoyl)-; Sulfoximine, S-(3-amino-3-carboxypropyl)-S-methyl-, DL-; [ChemIDplus] DL-(3-Amino-3-carboxypropyl) methyl sulfoximine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal LD50 (mouse) = 218 mg/kg; [RTECS] A skin and strong eye irritant; Targets the brain and CNS; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Buthionine sulfoximine." See "Methionine."

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